Archive for January, 2017

Another little publication…

My folk tale pastiche, “Eleutheria’s Tapestry”, has just been published in Unearthed Fiction. The link is: – and my story is on pages 16-24. I hope you might find to read and enjoy it!


The End of the Nation State?

If an entity is difficult to define then it’s difficult to decide when it isn’t there. If its origins and its defining characteristics are obscure or controversial then prediction of its obsolescence or continuing viability are fraught. So in hazarding…


Publications and monopolies

A Happy New Year to all my readers! As yet I don’t have a release date for the hard copy edition of Cruel and Unusual Punnishments but I’ll announce it here as soon as I’m given the information. Meanwhile, the…